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Atari Computer Books

Books related to the Atari line of computers, including the Atari 400, 800, ST, XL and XE. Subjects covered include software, hardware, programming, design, and copy protection. Scanned by a wide range of contributors. Many of these items came from the efforts of atarimania.com.

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Folkscanomy Computer: Books on Computers and Programming
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
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1984
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1983
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1982
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1980
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1978
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1982 video games news
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1983
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6509 chip
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ANTIC chip
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Atari
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Atari 400
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atari
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crawford, chris, 1950-
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dr. storm
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engel, c. william
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joe decuir
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yankee group
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Atari Computer Books
by Crawford, Chris, 1950-
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The updated e-book version of this book is available here .
Topics: game, games, computer, Computer games, Microcomputers, design, designer, players, art, Computer...
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This book was written by Atari in 1980 specifically to teach people who had bought their arcade games how to repair them. As you might expect, The Book assumes that you have little to no knowledge about electronics so it’s great for beginners. (Description from  arcaderepairtips.com )
Topics: atari, arcade games, arcade repair, electronics, pcb, electronics repair, game servicing, game...
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by Engel, C. William
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Appendix: program conversions for the Atari microcomputer
Topics: print, goto, input, simulations, return, program, stimulating, soccer, location, stimulating...
Atari Computer Books
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Joe Decuir's 1978 engineering notebook from when he worked at Atari, including design concepts (lots on the Atari 400/800, especially the ANTIC chip) feasibility studies, meeting notes, teardown of competing products (such as Magnavox Odyssey 2) Scanned from Joe's notebook with his permission. Pages 102 through 199 are not written on, and therefore not scanned. There is also  another notebook, from 1977 . Scanned July 14 2016 by Kevin Savetz, savetz.com
Topics: Joe Decuir, Atari, Atari 800, Atari 400, Atari 8-bit, computer history, engineering notebook,...
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by Dr. Storm
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On Parade — a zine collection of comic strips and articles about video games. Published circa June 1982 by "Dr. Storm" Digitized by Kevin Savetz, savetz.com
Topics: video games, zine, Pac Man, Space Invaders, video game history, comic strips, 1982 video games news
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Comprehensive 1983 market report on home computer and videogame marketplace. Extensively covers convergence of home computer and videogame machines, software retailing, issues in software development, etc. Produced by the Yankee Group. 210 pp.
Topics: software industry, software, microcomputers, home computers, videogames, videogame software,...